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FRIST CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS IS FREE TOMORROW....
IT'S ALL PART OF THE SMITHSONIAN'S NATIONAL MUSEUM DAY.
YOU CAN DOWNLOAD FREE TICKETS BY GOING TO FOX17.COM AND CLICKING FOXLINKS.. THEN LOOK FOR FREE MUSEUMS
AND WE WRAP THINGS UP TONIGHT WITH FREE MUSIC.
YOU CAN SEE SEVERAL BANDS, INCLUDING THIS ONE... THE BLACK LILLIES, TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT CENTENNIAL PARK.
THE MUSIC STARTS AT 3.
ONE FINAL NOTE, THERE'S A FREE HEALTH FAIR FOR SENIOR CITIZENS IN SMITHVILLE NEXT FRIDAY.
IT'S AT THE FAMILY MEDICAL CENTER.
Saturday, September 29 2012, 12:07 PM CDT
First lady to high school grads: live your dreams
May 18, 2013 19:28 GMT
By ERIK SCHELZIG Associated Press
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- First lady Michelle Obama has some advice for some Tennessee high school graduates: strike your own path in college and life and work to overcome inevitable failures with determination and grit.
Mrs. Obama spoke for 22-minutes to the Martin Luther King Jr. Academic Magnet High School in Nashville in her only high school graduation speech this year.
The first lady told the 170 graduates that she spent too much of her own time in college focusing on academic achievements. She said while her success in college and law school led to a high-profile job, she ended up leaving to focus on public service.
Mrs. Obama had this message for the graduates: "Do not waste a minute living someone else's dream."
Mrs. Obama later presented graduate diplomas on stage.
Gauge of US economy's future health up in April
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A measure of the U.S. economy's future health rose in solidly in April, buoyed by a sharp rise in applications to build new homes and apartments.
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Dow Record: Three tales of ups, downs and changes
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By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ
AP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) -- When the Dow first crossed 14,000, investors were overjoyed. ...
IN THE NEWS: LABOR GROUP SAYS CONDITIONS AT APPLE PLANTS IMPROVING
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A labor group Apple joined to assess working conditions at three manufacturing plants in China, where its products are made, says conditions are getting better.
ON THIN ICE?
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- He was already on thin ice with the law when he failed to meet the conditions of his probation.